Translation of "protest" - English-Italian dictionary


noun uk /ˈprəʊ·test/ us /ˈproʊ·test/

an act of showing that you strongly disagree with something, often by standing somewhere and shouting, carrying signs, etc.

There was a protest against the war. C’è stata una protesta contro la guerra.
verb uk /prəˈtest/ us /prəˈtest/

to show that you disagree with something by standing somewhere, shouting, carrying signs, etc.

They’re on strike to protest against job losses. Sono in sciopero per protestare contro i tagli dei posti di lavoro.

(Translation of “protest” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)